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March 11, 2020 SBE Agenda

Wednesday, March 11, 2020
8:30 a.m.

State Board of Education Meeting Room
205 Jefferson Street, 1st Floor
Jefferson City, MO 65101  

Agenda updated on March 6, 2020 to include Item U

I.                     Call to Order                

II.                    Oath of Office – Pamela Westbrooks-Hodge (pending confirmation)                

III.                  Agenda for the March 11, 2020, Meeting of the State Board of Education    Motion carried: Yes: 8; No: 0              

IV.                   Minutes of the February 11, 2020, Meeting of the State Board of Education  Motion carried: Yes: 8; No: 0

V.                    President’s Report

VI.                   National Association of State Boards of Education (NASBE) Report

VII.                 Consent Agenda             

            A.        Consideration of Personnel Report  Motion carried: Yes: 8; No: 0

            B.         Consideration of Personnel Policies  Motion carried: Yes: 8; No: 0           

            C.        Consideration of Designation of A+ High Schools    Motion carried: Yes: 8; No: 0      

VIII.                 Items for Action

            D.        Consideration of a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking to Amend 5 CSR 30-261.045, Pupil Transportation in Vehicles Other Than School Buses  Motion carried: Yes: 8; No: 0  

            E.         Consideration of a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking to Rescind Rule 5 CSR 20-400.300, Procedures and Standards for Approval of Professional Education Programs in Missouri  Motion carried: Yes: 8; No: 0

            F.         Consideration of a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking to Rescind Rule 5 CSR 20-40.310, Basic Education Competencies Required Prior to Admission to Approved Teacher Education Programs in Missouri  Motion carried: Yes: 8; No: 0

            G.        Consideration of a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking to Rescind Rule 5 CSR 20-400.320, Innovative and Alternative Professional Education Programs  Motion carried: Yes: 8; No: 0

            H.         Consideration of a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking to Amend Rule 5 CSR 20-400.440, Procedures and Standards for Approval and Accreditation of Professional Education Programs in Missouri  Motion carried: Yes: 8; No: 0

            I.          Consideration of an Order of Rulemaking to Amend Rule 5 CSR 20-300.110, Missouri State Plan for Part B, Regulations Implementing the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA)  Motion carried: Yes: 8; No: 0

            J.         Consideration of School Calendars for the State Board-Operated Programs for the 2020-21 School Year  Motion carried: Yes: 8; No: 0

            K.         Consideration of Charter School Application Renewal for La Salle Charter School  Motion carried: Yes: 8; No: 0

            L.         Consideration of Charter School Application Renewal for Genesis Charter School  Motion carried: Yes: 8; No: 0

            M.        Consideration of Charter School Application Renewal for DeLaSalle Charter School  Motion carried: Yes: 8; No: 0

            N.        Consideration of a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking to Rescind 5 CSR 10-2.010, Scholarship Granting Organizations  Motion carried: Yes: 8; No: 0

            O.        Consideration of a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking to Rescind 5 CSR 10-2.020, Scholarships  Motion carried: Yes: 8; No: 0

            P.         Consideration of a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking to Rescind 5 CSR 10-2.030, Eligibility for Scholarships  Motion carried: Yes: 8; No: 0

           Q.         Consideration of a School Calendar Appeal   Motion carried: Yes: 6; No: 2

IX.                    Items for Discussion

           R.         Report on Early Literacy

           S.         Report on Kansas City International Academy Charter School, University of Central Missouri – Warrensburg

           T.          Update on Department Communications      

          U.          Report on COVID-19

            V.         Governmental Affairs Update

X.                     Licensure

            W.        Consideration of a Request by Kindra Leanne Mellington for Issuance of a Substitute Teaching Certificate  Motion carried: Yes: 8; No: 0

            X.         Consideration of a Request by Marion C. Lieb for Issuance of a Substitute Teaching Certificate  Motion carried: Yes: 8; No: 0

            Y.          Agenda Items for Two Months in Advance of Current Meeting                    

XI.         Closed Session Motion  Motion carried: Yes: 7; No: 0

XII.        Adjournment

XIII.      Closed Session